Don't ask questions like "Can I ask something?", just ask a real question.

Often people new to Chats, Forums etc. ask if they can ask something to get help from a competent and helpful person. But such questions are often ignored or you'll get told that nobody can help you, without knowing the problem. And after such a question there will always be another question.

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